Don't You Have a Blog Where I Can Download Your Music for Free?
This cartoon, by Frederick Deligne, pointedly encapsulating a widespread attitude to music in the digital download era, is doing the rounds on Facebook. The irony is that in all likelihood no thought of paying for the cartoon has crossed the minds of most of those posting it and sharing it. (In case you’re wondering, The Journal of Music has paid for it.)
Published on 13 June 2012